3 Turkey is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea, the Aegean Sea, the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea.
4 Ankara is the capital and the major cities are Istanbul, Izmir, Bursa, Adana.
5 We are in Istanbul: Istanbul is the capital city of the province and it is the main industrial and cultural center of Turkey.
6 Monuments in IstanbulThis is the Topkapi Palace: in the past it was the residence of the Ottoman Sultans, now it is the most important museum of Turkey which contains a rich collection of precious objects.
7 Hagia SophiaThis is the Hagia Sophia: it’s the most important and famous monument in Istanbul. Before it was a church, later it was a mosque and now it is a museum.
8 The Blue MosqueYou can see the Blue Mosque: it is an important place of worship and it is so called because there are turquoise ceramic tiles on the walls and the dome.
9 Grand Bazaar of Istanbul This is the Grand Bazaar of Istanbul, one of the oldest in the world. It’s a covered market and you can find spices, textiles and sweets.
10 Typical food and drinks Apple teaBulghurKebabBaklavaDolmaYoghurt soup
11 Turkey is a land full of sounds, colours and traditions. Class 5^ A